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Vigilance awareness week on corruption

SHILLONG/TURA: In pursuance of Central Vigilance Commission’s guidelines, vigilance awareness week is being observed in NEC from October 29 to November 3 on the theme ‘Eradicate Corruption – Build a New India’. A slew of programmes have…

Mock drills in districts to stay quake-ready

SHILLONG/TURA/MAWKYRWAT/NONGPOH/JOWAI: As part of the multi-state mock exercise on earthquake disaster, disaster management authorities in all the districts carried out mock drills on Wednesday. In Shillong, the drill was done by simulating…

Hawkers create hurdles for PWDs

SHILLONG: The presence of large number of hawkers on the footpaths of Shillong is now posing hurdles and hardships not only for common people but even for persons with disability (PWDs). Addressing a press conference here on Monday as Amway…

Statewide mock exercise on earthquake today

SHILLONG/ JOWAI: As part of the Multi State Mock Exercise on Earthquake Disaster, the District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA), East Khasi Hills will conduct an exercise as per the Incident Response System (IRS) on Wednesday at 11 am.…

BK Bajoria organises IT Exhibition

Shillong: School children of Class VI – XI of BK Bajoria School animatedly explained their projects to parents and guests who visited the IT Exhibition at the School. It is evident that those who put up their projects on display knew what…

Organisations announce office picketing on Oct 26

SHIILONG/TURA: To press the demand for completion of the Ronggap Bridge at Baiza further, combined organisations from Williamnagar in East Garo Hills have announced office picketing of all government departments in the district on October…

Hek, DC allay MR vaccine fears

SHILLONG/TURA: The state government as well as the West Garo Hills district administration on Thursday denied reports that a five-year-old child died due to Measles-Rubella (MR) vaccination. While the district administration appealed to…

Hundreds join ‘Blind Walk’ on World Sight Day

SHILLONG/TURA: Students and people from all walks of life participated in the ‘Blind Walk’ organised in the city and Tura on the occasion of World Sight Day on Thursday. During a brief programme in Shillong held on the premises of All…

Clement Marak passes away in Delhi

SHILLONG/TURA/NEW DELHI: Former Cabinet Minister and sitting Selsella MLA Clement Marak passed away in a private hospital in New Delhi on Monday evening due to cardiac arrest after a prolonged battle with cancer. He was 58. Marak's body…